Birthdays in History in October 1933

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Oct 2 John B. Gurdon, English developmental biologist (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine), born in Dippenhall, Hampshire

Developmental biologist John B. Gurdon
Developmental biologist
John B. Gurdon
  • Oct 9 Bill Tidy, English cartoonist (Fosdyke Saga)
  • Oct 9 Peter Mansfield, British Physician whose discoveries led to MRI (2003 Nobel Prize), born in London (d. 2017)
  • Oct 10 Gerald Masters, South African/British author (Pan Book of Dates)
  • Oct 10 Jay Sebring, American hair stylist and Manson murder victim (d. 1969)
  • Oct 12 Broos van Erp, Dutch MP (VVD)
  • Oct 12 Guido Molinari, Canadian painter (d. 2004)
  • Oct 13 Raynald Frechette, Quebec politician and judge (d. 2007)
  • Oct 17 William A Anders, Hong Kong, Maj Gen, USAF/astronaut (Apollo 8)
  • Oct 17 Jeanine Deckers, Belgian nun and singer-songwriter, The Singing Nun, born in Laeken (d. 1985)
  • Oct 22 Donald Herod Peterson, Winona Mississippi, Col USAF/astronaut (STS 6)
  • Oct 24 Norman Rush, American writer
  • Oct 25 Larry J Hopkins, (Rep-R-KY, 1979- )